South America's flat steel import prices steady as Chinese winter cuts start

Import prices for flat steel products into South America were largely stable this week, amid uncertainty about the effects of winter output cuts in China.

Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for hot-rolled coil (HRC) imports into the region narrowed upward week-on-week on Friday November 17, to $580-585 per tonne cfr from $575-585 per tonne cfr. Over the same period, Metal Bulletin’s weekly price assessment for hot-dipped galvanized coil (HDG) imports into South America also...

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Ana Paula Camargo

November 17, 2017

15:22 GMT